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PGA TOUR CHAMPION ARJUN ATWAL SIGNS
ENDORSEMENT DEAL WITH FOURTEEN GOLF
IRVINE, CA – January 20, 2011 – FOURTEEN GOLF, the worldwide leader in
wedge design with over 20 professional tour victories in 2010, announced today
that PGA TOUR Professional Arjun Atwal has joined the FOURTEEN GOLF’S
Arjun Atwal has BEEN A LONG TIME FOURTEEN GOLF SUPPORTER, USING
THEIR FOURTEEN GOLF MT-28 V5 54 AND 60-degree wedge IN CAPTURING
the 2010 PGA TOUR’S Wyndham Championship. This important VICTORY
marked him as the first native of India to win on the PGA Tour.
According to FOURTEEN GOLF COO Marcy Kamoda, “We are VERY proud that
Arjun chose to endorse and represent FOURTEEN GOLF. His talent,
determination, and short game skills will help grow OUR brand and increase
Atwal will use FOURTEEN GOLF MT-28 V5 wedges, carry the FOURTEEN GOLF
Staff Bag, and FOURTEEN GOLF Headwear
Atwal has enjoyed success on multiple worldwide tours including the Asian,
European and Nationwide Tours. In 1995 he led the Order of Merit on the Asian
Tour and became the first player to earn more than One Million Dollars when
he won the Hero Honda Masters. He also was the second Indian golfer EVER to
earn a membership on the European Tour.
In 2004, Atwal finished seventh at the PGA Tour Q-School making him the first
Indian born player to become a member of the PGA Tour. The following season
in 2005 proved he deserved to be on the PGA Tour finished 82nd on the PGA
Tour Money List, including a second place at the Bellsouth Classic where he
lost in a five player playoff. In 2008 he experienced worldwide success with
victories on the Nationwide Tour at the Chattanooga Classic presented by Black
Creek, and the European Tour’s Maybank Malaysian Open.
“Arjun is an amazing golfer. His determination and will was exemplified at the
Wyndham. On Monday, he WENT THROUGH OPEN qualifiNG and by Sunday
he is the Wyndham Champion,” added Kamoda.
Two weeks after shooting a 20-under par 260 (61, 67, 65, 67) to take home the
2010 title of Wyndham Champion he tied for third place at the inaugural
McGladrey Classic, two strokes behind another FOURTEEN GOLF supporter.
“We know that Arjun is going to have a break-out year and we feel the timing of
this PARTNERSHIP is perfect. This season Atwal has already enjoyed a Top-15
finish (T-12) with a stellar performance at the Hyundai Tour of Championship
and shot three days in the 60s at the Sony Open,” added Kamoda.
FOURTEEN GOLF is a burgeoning golf equipment company that takes great
pride in their tour program. The agreement with PGA Professional Arjun Atwal
proves the FOURTEEN GOLF tour program is succeeding and is critical to the
company’s overall growth initiative. The feed back they receive from the touring
professionals furnish key information for the research and development team as
well as provides keen visibility
2011 FOURTEEN GOLF Professional Tour Wins:
NGA Hooters Tour at River Hills Golf Course
2011 FOURTEEN GOLF Professional Tour Top-10 Count:
Hyundai Tour of Champions (T-6)
The Sony Open (T-5)
2010 FOURTEEN GOLF (20) Professional Tour Victories:
PGA Tour (4) Frys.com Open, Mc Gladrey Classic, Barclays Championship,
The Wyndham Championship LPGA Tour (4) Mizuno Classic Championship,
Navistar LPGA Classic, Cyber Agent Cup, Evian Masters Nationwide Tour (3)
Miccosukee Championship, Mylan Classic, South Georgia Classic European
Tour (1) Maybank Malaysian Duramed Futures Tour (2) Ladies Titan Tire
Challenge, Teva Championship KLPGA Tour (2) Hi-Mart Championship, Met
Life Championship Asian Tour (1) Yeangder Tournament Championship
Hooters Tour (3) Bentonville Open at Lost Springs Golf, Classic at Southern
Hills, Carolina Series.
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